Are charities being shorted?

Are charities being shorted?

There are 1 comment on the Long Beach Press-Telegram story from Jul 7, 2008, titled Are charities being shorted?. In it, Long Beach Press-Telegram reports that:

Commercial fundraisers collecting money for charities in California keep an average of 54 cents for every dollar donated, a newspaper investigation has found.

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Robert J G Jackson Sr

United States

#1 Jul 7, 2008
It's really pretty simple. These campaigns are a fraud. Anything less than 80% of all donations going to the charity for it's work is a false presentation to the public of what it is being asked to donate to. Donors beware.

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